Politics + Government

Congratulations, Nevada GOP ‘leaders.’ It’s folks like you who built this.

Adam Laxalt and the Nevada Republican Party may have failed in their multiple scatter-brained evidence-free efforts to make Donald Trump the winner of the...

Capitol chaos as pro-Trump mob turns lawless

WASHINGTON - A mob derailed the typically routine process of Congress certifying the presidential election results on Wednesday, with both chambers abruptly recessing after...
pretty but ugly

Bipartisan members of Congress launch wildfire caucus

Congressional Republicans and Democrats from the West are banding together with a common interest in mitigating and responding to the increasing intensity and frequency...
boss of you

Kirkpatrick remains county commission chair as McCurdy, Miller sworn in

Clark County Commission Chairwoman Marilyn Kirkpatrick, the only woman on the seven-member board, will remain at the helm for another year, and only another...
On the hook

6 in 10 Nevadans with student loans can’t make payments, survey says

Stacey Shadoff found herself unemployed after the Dress Barn, where she worked part-time as an assistant manager, closed down toward the end of December...

Congress passes ‘first step’ in pandemic relief with $900B package

WASHINGTON -- Widely labeled inadequate before it was even passed, Congress on Monday night cleared and sent to President Donald Trump the first major...

What’s in the $900B relief bill—and what’s out

WASHINGTON -- Congress passed a bipartisan emergency relief bill intended to aid Americans affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Summaries from House Democratic appropriators say...

DETR paints itself as overburdened but adapting to ‘beyond a tsunami’ of claims

The Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation has made significant strides in addressing its backlog of unemployment claims, according to the department’s top administrator,...

Biden makes it official, picks Haaland for Interior

President-elect Joe Biden will nominate U.S. Rep. Debra A. Haaland to lead the Interior Department, former Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm to head the Energy...

Haaland would be nation’s first Native American Cabinet secretary

President-elect Joe Biden is considering U.S. Rep. Debra A. Haaland to lead the Interior Department, a choice that would put the nation’s first Native...

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